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August 26, 2015

On May 15th of 2014, Israeli forces unlawfully shot and killed Palestinian teenagers Nadeem Nawara, 17, and Mohammad Abu Daher, 16. They were shot dead outside Israel's Ofer military base in the We...

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August 24, 2015

The global Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), created to rein in the poorly regulated international arms transfers that fuel war crimes and serious human rights abuses, will face its first major test in Mexi...

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August 20, 2015

“We are deeply concerned about reports of mass protest dispersal tactics, including tear gas, in residential areas of St. Louis last night,” said Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty In...

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August 13, 2015

Amnesty International USA sent a letter to the chief of the St. Louis County Police regarding the policing of demonstrations commemorating the anniversary of the shooting death of Michael Brown....

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